The countdown is on in Lake Bluff as plans and preparations are well under way for the 2017 Lake Bluff 4th of July Parade. Please help us celebrate our heroes and consider supporting the Lake Bluff 4th of July parade. The parade would not be possible without the generous support from our friends, local merchants and area businesses.How can you support the parade? March. Donate. Sponsor. Advertise.The annual parade is the largest community event in Lake Bluff as more than 25,000 people line the route and enjoy the fun and festive patriotic celebration. With the parade now marching into its 107th year, the Lake Bluff 4th of July Committee is thankful for the continued support of our community.
The 107th Parade
Parade starts 10:00 am Tuesday July 4, 2017
2017 Parade Theme: Celebrate Heroes
2017 Parade Marshal: Lake Bluff Police & Fire Departments
Family Donations Colleen Collins Brad and Sherry Adams Terry and Mary Sinclair-Albright The Alzamora Family Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Ankenman Anson Family Susan Armbruster The Audley Family Francis P Avellone George Balbach Vince Flannery and Jodi Barke The Bartels Family Walt and Katie Begley Robert Beine The Bennett Family Stephen and Anne Bent Jim and Betty Benton Paul Bergmann & Jan Gibson Paul and Carol Bettendorf Ralph and Lelsie Bishop Paul and Kathy Blahunka Jim and Alisun Blanda Norman and Joyce Bleier Paula and Al Boese The Breakstone Family The Bro Family The Burke Family Tom and Debby Burke The Burns Family Bob and Karen Bush Kathryn and Stephen Butzlaff Nan Caldwell Mary and John Canty Seamus and Kristin Carney The Charlot Family The Cheng Family The Chlystek Family The Cliffberry's The Clifford Family The Coburn Family The Colby Family Aki Knezevic and Mickey Collins Concannon Family Bill and Betsy Conrad Mrs. Blanche M. Coutts Sally and Tom Coyle Monte Craig The Cran Family Phyllis Cretors Dean and Lori Crutchfield Patricia Curren The Daehler Family Neil and Mary Dahlmann Ron and Jean DalPonte The Daly Family The Davis Family Sally Davis Janet and Robert Dawson Nyce Things Estate Sales Barbara Decker Cindy and Pat DeLany The Dewart Family David and Annette Dezelan The Dillow Family The Dintruff Family Ann Dixon Dobbins Family Cathy and Dick Driver The Dufault Family Bill Frost and Lise Eliot Kathy and Peter Elmer Dorothy Jane Emery The Erzinger Family Brian Fairchild and Family Fawcett Family Deborah & Aquiles Fischer The FitzSimons Family The Fliess Family The Forlow Family The Foss Family Tom and Barb Fox John Freed Family Marge and Cal Gage Rick & Debbie Gallagher The Gamrath Family The Gamrath Family Dave and Sue Ganis Bill and Pam Gansberg The Giangiorgi Family Goldsberry Family The Gordon Family (Frant, Ryan, Kim and Brock) Nancy and Dave Gorr Jackie and Tom Gorter Gottshall Family Ben and Barbara Gralla Ann and Tom Grant Mike and Peggy Griem Judith Grisamore The Hadler Family Bradley T Hagan Hambleton Family The Hamlin Family Bert and Ann Hand Clint Dana Tyler Jake and Amelia Hansen The Harkins Family Bill and Ann Hart and family Kendall & Jackie Hayes The Headleys Jennifer and Roger Hecker Richard, Linda and Bridget Hegg Laura and Manfred Hegwer Jon and Kris Heintzelman Todd and Sarah Helfrich Suzanne Henderson The Herlocker Family The Hill Family Dr. Mason Paul and Pary Hogan Faye and Dean Holm Mary Ellen Holstein and Family The Hood Family The Howe Family The Huston Family Bernie Hyde David and Michelle Jacobsen Jim and Karen Jacobson Sara Wayne & Allison Jenner The Jerch Family Laura and Chuck Johnson Robert Johnson and Ann Eldred Anne and Jim Johnstone Brian and Stephanie Kearney Beth Keepper and Family Tom and Helen Kerf The Ken Klein Family The Kloecker Family The Knight Family The Kocourek Family John and Mary Kohlmeier The Kollasch Family Joan and Steve Kraus Andrew and Susan Krivoshik Richard and Diane Kucera Jeff & Eileen Laack Diane Landi Lee Family Foundation Lemieux Family The Leonardi Family Rick and Terry Lesser Jennifer and Steve Leventhal Scott & Bobbi Logan & family The Mahan Family Jim and Lana Malone The Markee Family John Marozsan and Ann Gousha Lise and Andy Martin Jim and Susie Mayhall Hugh and Ann Mazza The McBean Family The Mc Cotter Family McDermott Family The McCormick - Fitzgerald Family Kris and Terry McKinnon The Metz Family Jean and Bob Meyers The Michael Family The Michaelis Family June and David Miller The Miller Family Kim and John Minichiello Jim and Marianne Mocogni Family Adam and Caitlin Morse George and Sandy Morton Jim and Leigh Moss Phyllis & Simon Moughamian Sue Mullane Cadence & Michael Mullenbach Bob and Kathy Mullenbach and family The James C Murray Family Bill and Patty Murray The Richard and Benita Myles Family Janet and Herb Nelson Matt Amy & Tyler Nielsen The Niemi Family Matthew Ginny Benjamin Sophie Christian Noble Bill and Paula Nordeen The Family of Rudy Iberle Peter and Marissa Ochoa Kathleen OHara Bob and Brenda O'Neill Marti Palmer and Family Alex & Nan Patterson & Family Don and Mary Ellen Patton Marian P. Pawlick Oliver and Joyce Perschke Sam and Martha Pettineo The Pezza Family The Pinter Family Jane and David Potrykus Helen and Steve Potsic Bill and Pat Price Richard and Janice Price The Pritchard Family Lynn and John Pullan Puryear Family Scott and Rebecca Quackenbush Stephen Rappin Sue and Bill Raymoure Herbert Richards Rockwell Family Missy Cook Romanoff The Rosa Family Frania and Phillip Ross Roth Family The Carlos Rotman Family Barb and Sam Ruffolo The Jerry Ryder Family Betty and Bill Sample The Sanderson Family Santaniello Family Eric Saunders Rick and Maggie Schmude Ruth Schnell and Family Jack and Jan Schnobrich Jan and Carl Schons Steve and Judi Schulte In Memory of Ann and Carl Schultz Marina Sciacqua The Scroggins Family The Seldon family The Seymour Family The Sharman Family Lucy Sharp Lucy Sharp Jack and Kathy Sheppard Diane and Howard Skoien The Small Family Leslie and Peter Smith Ann and Jacob Snyder Jack and Marilyn Soderlund Cathy Charlie Hillary and Will Spencer Bruce Spencer Don and Mia Spooner Darlene and Jim Stanley Chris Jenna Elise and Evelyn Stanley Sue Stevens The Stewart Family Ralph and Sally Stoll The Stolzenburg Family The Stovold Family The Stride Family Carole S. Stroh Margaret and Irek Stypik The Swellentrop Family The Sunderman Family Ruth and Jhan Swanson Pony Gridley Padraic Jennifer Finnegan Swanton Swee Family The Tanna Family Tanner Family The Terkildsen Family Thadani Family Dot Thomas Post 510 David Thomas and Family The Thor Goldsberry Family Mr. and Mrs. Gerald M. Tierney Tiffanys, Bittners and Canadys Tincher Family Toser and Jarvi Families The Trefts Family Bob and Mary Lou Troyer Arthur D. Turner Living Trust The Ubell Family Eileen Valenta The Walcott Family Mr. and Mrs. Leonard E. Walecka The Wallace Family Webster, John John and Marie Weglarz The Wehmeyer Family Nancy White and Family Peter and Margaret White Nan and Ron Wick Wickman Family Roycealee J. Wood Gordon and Czarina Wood Gari Zott
Business Donations John Davis for Man of the Year Fund Peter Baker and Son Company Profile Plastics Inc. Ridgeline Holdings, LLC
Parade Book @properties American Legion Lake Bluff Post 510 American Youth Soccer Organization Arbour Group Ashland Millwork Ballen and Company, Inc. Berger-Schatz BHHS KoenigRubloff Bluff Beach Books Bluffington's Cafe Boy Scout Troop 42 - Lake Bluff Brittany Tennett Cahill Heating and Air Conditioning Caputo Cheese Market The Care of Trees Chevy Exchange The Church of the Holy Spirit Church of St. Mary Clark and Steiner Ltd. College of Lake County-Southlake Campus Colmar Productions LLC The Community Church Diamond Residential Mortgage DiVinci Painters DK Organics Donatis Pizza and Wings Dr. Tracy Durrett The Farrell Family Fish Planet Flotstone Friends of the Lake Bluff Library Glenn and Donna Mordini Goldsberry Family Grace United Methodist Church The Grieve Corporation Griffith Grant Lackie Hill and Stone Insurance Agency, Inc. Holland and Knight LLP Hollis S. Steadman Attorney at Law Horsefeathers IBJI - Lake Shore Orthopaedics Imperial Motors Inc. In Memory of Rick Portages Inovasi and the Otherdoor Ireland Heating and Air Conditioning Co. James LaDuke and Associates, Inc. Jane Lee - RE/MAX Top Performers Kelmscott Park Kinnucan Tree Experts and Landscaping Co. Kiwanis Club of LBand LF Knauz Auto Group Knollwood Animal Hospital Lake Bluff Cub Scout Pack 42 Lake Bluff Electric Company, Inc. Lake Bluff Firemans Association Lake Bluff Garden Club Lake Bluff History Museum Lake Bluff Lawn Mower Precision Drill Team Lake Bluff Massage Therapy Lake Bluff Open Lands Lake Bluff Park District Lake Bluff Womens Club Lake County Veterans Foundation Lake Effect Lake Forest Academy Lake Forest Bank and Trust Lake Forest Country Day School Lake Forest Dental Associates Lake Forest Lake Bluff Chamber of Commerce Lake Forest Pediatric Associates Lake Forest Place Lake Shore Pediatrics Lakewood Crematorium LEAD Leggy Bird Designs Lesser Lutrey McGlynn and Howe LLP Luke's of Lake Bluff Lynch Construction Corp. Marie Colette and Nancy Toohy Statza Martha Pedersen McKechney and Moreland Metro Storage LLC Minorini Painting Montessori School of Lake Forest Nielsen Massey Vanilla North Shore Chapter DAR Northern Electric Services Inc. Palit and Wansten Dentistry Pasquesi Home and Gardens Pierson and Strachan Prince Insurance Ragsdale, Inc. Ridgeline Holdings, LLC Roycealee J. Wood SAL Consulting Inc. Schiller DuCanto and Fleck LLP School of St. Mary Scott Byron & Co. Inc. Scout Aquatics Sidneys Services Unlimited The Silo Smithereen Pest Management Superior Sheet Metal and Heating, Inc. Swirlygig Industries Thompson Coburn LLC Trinity International University Uline Inc Union Church of Lake Bluff V.J. Killian Co. Voila! Wenban Funeral Home Wests Insurance Agency Wiegold and AA Service Co. Heating and Cooling Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart
2017 Parade Sponsors
Photos from the 2016 Parade
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